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Knitting, Crocheting, Weaving, & Spinning Classes for All Skill Levels

Black Sheep is proud to offer a variety of classes in knitting, crocheting, spinning, and weaving from experts. It's a great way to learn something new or expand your skills. We offer classes that cater to fiber artists of all skill levels, so bring your friends and make it an exciting event.
When viewing our classes listings, please make note of the descriptions below regarding skill levels. We want to offer you the best possible l
earning experience based on your particular skill level.

Beginner – You are looking to learn basic skills through a private or introductory class. You can call us at 410-628-9276 to schedule beginning knitting, crocheting, weaving or spinning classes.
Advanced Beginner - You have already taken a private or introductory class or have basic skills, such as knowing how to knit and purl (for knitting classes) or chain and single crochet (for crochet classes).
Intermediate – You have the basic skills listed above and are familiar with increasing/decreasing and working in the round.
Advanced – These classes feature advanced techniques for students who have already completed several projects.

Classes/Events


Project Coach Sessions Knitting/Crochet
- Jul 19, 2024 09:00 am

There are life coaches, birth coaches, football coaches...Now how about a project coach? Does your current project make you want to say " &#%!@"? Could you use some guidance? Join us for our new Project Coach Sessions where you can bring your project, join others and work along with the assistance of one of our knowledgeable "coaches". Have questions about techniques like short rows or pattern instructions? Don't be afraid to ask...you never know when someone else may also benefit from your question. As always, we are happy to help you for quick questions during regular business hours, but as the holidays approach and the shop gets busier, these sessions will allow us to give you more quality time to help you avoid frustration and be successful! Please note: These Monday sessions are for knitting-related help only. Wednesday & Friday Coach Sessions offer both knitting and crochet assistance.

Cost: $ 35.00
Crochet Wire & Bead Necklace (Beginner)
- Jul 21, 2024 12:00 pm

Create a wire and bead necklace using a simple crochet stitch. All materials included. No experience necessary.

Cost: $ 75.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Project Coach Sessions Knitting Only
- Jul 22, 2024 09:00 am

There are life coaches, birth coaches, football coaches...Now how about a project coach? Does your current project make you want to say " &#%!@"? Could you use some guidance? Join us for our new Project Coach Sessions where you can bring your project, join others and work along with the assistance of one of our knowledgeable "coaches". Have questions about techniques like short rows or pattern instructions? Don't be afraid to ask...you never know when someone else may also benefit from your question. As always, we are happy to help you for quick questions during regular business hours, but as the holidays approach and the shop gets busier, these sessions will allow us to give you more quality time to help you avoid frustration and be successful!

Cost: $ 35.00
Black Sheep After Hours
- Jul 23, 2024 06:00 pm

We have all missed knitting together...so, join from 6pm-8pm on various evenings throughout the month. $15 non-refundable deposit which will be applied for store credit when you come. Bring in any projects you want to share, current, or finished. BYOB and snacks.

Cost: $ 15.00
Project Coach Sessions Knitting/Crochet
- Jul 24, 2024 09:00 am

There are life coaches, birth coaches, football coaches...Now how about a project coach? Does your current project make you want to say " &#%!@"? Could you use some guidance? Join us for our new Project Coach Sessions where you can bring your project, join others and work along with the assistance of one of our knowledgeable "coaches". Have questions about techniques like short rows or pattern instructions? Don't be afraid to ask...you never know when someone else may also benefit from your question. As always, we are happy to help you for quick questions during regular business hours, but as the holidays approach and the shop gets busier, these sessions will allow us to give you more quality time to help you avoid frustration and be successful! Please note: These Monday sessions are for knitting-related help only. Wednesday & Friday Coach Sessions offer both knitting and crochet assistance.

Cost: $ 35.00
Project Coach Sessions Knitting/Crochet
- Jul 26, 2024 09:00 am

There are life coaches, birth coaches, football coaches...Now how about a project coach? Does your current project make you want to say " &#%!@"? Could you use some guidance? Join us for our new Project Coach Sessions where you can bring your project, join others and work along with the assistance of one of our knowledgeable "coaches". Have questions about techniques like short rows or pattern instructions? Don't be afraid to ask...you never know when someone else may also benefit from your question. As always, we are happy to help you for quick questions during regular business hours, but as the holidays approach and the shop gets busier, these sessions will allow us to give you more quality time to help you avoid frustration and be successful! Please note: These Monday sessions are for knitting-related help only. Wednesday & Friday Coach Sessions offer both knitting and crochet assistance.

Cost: $ 35.00
Knitted Woven Placemat
- Jul 28, 2024 12:00 pm

The Woven Placemat Collection offers a stunning array of placemats crafted with an innovative slipped-stitch knitting technique that creates the look of woven fabric. Cast on a placemat and watch the design magically emerge!

Cost: $ 70.00
Project Coach Sessions Knitting Only
- Jul 29, 2024 09:00 am

There are life coaches, birth coaches, football coaches...Now how about a project coach? Does your current project make you want to say " &#%!@"? Could you use some guidance? Join us for our new Project Coach Sessions where you can bring your project, join others and work along with the assistance of one of our knowledgeable "coaches". Have questions about techniques like short rows or pattern instructions? Don't be afraid to ask...you never know when someone else may also benefit from your question. As always, we are happy to help you for quick questions during regular business hours, but as the holidays approach and the shop gets busier, these sessions will allow us to give you more quality time to help you avoid frustration and be successful!

Cost: $ 35.00
Black Sheep After Hours
- Jul 30, 2024 06:00 pm

We have all missed knitting together...so, join from 6pm-8pm on various evenings throughout the month. $15 non-refundable deposit which will be applied for store credit when you come. Bring in any projects you want to share, current, or finished. BYOB and snacks.

Cost: $ 15.00
Project Coach Sessions Knitting/Crochet
- Jul 31, 2024 09:00 am

There are life coaches, birth coaches, football coaches...Now how about a project coach? Does your current project make you want to say " &#%!@"? Could you use some guidance? Join us for our new Project Coach Sessions where you can bring your project, join others and work along with the assistance of one of our knowledgeable "coaches". Have questions about techniques like short rows or pattern instructions? Don't be afraid to ask...you never know when someone else may also benefit from your question. As always, we are happy to help you for quick questions during regular business hours, but as the holidays approach and the shop gets busier, these sessions will allow us to give you more quality time to help you avoid frustration and be successful! Please note: These Monday sessions are for knitting-related help only. Wednesday & Friday Coach Sessions offer both knitting and crochet assistance.

Cost: $ 35.00
Intro to Rigid Heddle
- Aug 04, 2024 10:00 am

This 2-part class will teach you the basics of weaving on a rigid heddle loom. This loom is a very basic, lightweight portable loom. Cost of the class includes use of the loom for the week.

Cost: $ 90.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn to knit entrelac, a knitting technique that produces a fabric that looks like it has been woven in strips, or a "basketweave" effect. Using a color-coded pattern, you will be learning the basics of entrelac so that you can complete a scarf, worked in one piece with variegated Noro yarn. You will be creating the basketweave effect by knitting a series of sloping "blocks" left and right. You can also learn a technique to knit backwards, a timesaving way to avoid turning your work constantly.

Cost: $ 60.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn how to address common mistakes and how to ?read? your knitting. You will learn how to fix knit and purl stitches, twisted stitches, ripping versus fixing, fixing dropped cast on stitches, fixing ssk and k2tog stitches, how to count rows, life lines, fixing missing yarnovers, pulled stitches, and missing increases or decreases. You are welcome to bring your own mistakes to class.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn to knit socks!

Cost: $ 100.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn the basics of knitting a top down sweater on a small scale.

Cost: $ 100.00
Breezy Days Daisy Bag (Intermediate)
- Sep 29, 2024 12:00 pm

Crochet this fun 13 square daisy tote bag. Learn different stitches, how to assemble, work the handle (which is a great one for strength). Work some up for holiday gifts.

Cost: $ 75.00
Beginning Brioche (Intermediate)
- Sep 30, 2024 01:00 pm

Learn the latest trending technique: brioche! In this class, you will learn how to knit two-color brioche in the round to make a cowl. You will learn the basic brioche stitches and some brioche abbreviations, too. Join us for this fun course with color and texture!

Cost: $ 40.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn the technique of making a sock from the toe-up using magic loop (no double-pointed needles). In this 3-part class, we will be learning Judy's Magic Cast On for a seamless toe, an easy heel with no short rows or picked up stitches, and a stretchy bind off. We will be using a worsted weight wool to make the project go faster and to easily learn new techniques. You will be knitting a thicker sock that would be great to wear around the house or in boots. You will be able to take the techniques you learn to knit other socks out of more traditional sock-weight yarns.

Cost: $ 100.00
Learn to knit socks!

Cost: $ 100.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Tunisian Crochet (Advanced Beginner)
- Oct 30, 2024 06:00 pm

Learn the basics of Tunisian crochet and progress and use it to do the chevron pattern

Cost: $ 40.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Double Knitting (Intermediate)
- Nov 06, 2024 06:00 pm

Learn the technique of Double Knitting with 2 colors. Double knitting creates a 2-sided fabric that looks the same on both sides. We will help take the mystery out of this fascinating technique.

Cost: $ 40.00
Tentacula Hat (Intermediate)
- Nov 09, 2024 11:00 am

This intermediate level pattern features a fun and unique stitch technique, that will keep you on your toes but then when it clicks, it’s simply fun and amazing. Pattern contains instructions for multiple weights of yarns, but we will be using worsted weight yarn for class. Malabrigo Rios tonal or mildly variegated is an great choice for this hat, but any worsted weight can be used. Tentacula Hat pattern by Jenny Noto can be purchased on Ravelry prior to class.

Cost: $ 40.00
Mosaic Crochet (Advanced Beginner)
- Nov 13, 2024 06:00 pm

Learn to create this graphic pattern while making a handy dishcloth. You'll be using mosaic crochet, single crochet, double crochet and chain techniques to create your cloth.

Cost: $ 40.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Next Step Brioche (Intermediate)
- Nov 20, 2024 06:00 pm

After you have mastered basic brioche, take the next step and learn basic increases and decreases, using the Ravelry pattern, Your First Two Color Brioche by Chiaki Hayaski. Class attendees should have previously taken the Beginning Brioche class, or have some experience knitting brioche.

Cost: $ 40.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00
Learn how to address common mistakes and how to ?read? your knitting. You will learn how to fix knit and purl stitches, twisted stitches, ripping versus fixing, fixing dropped cast on stitches, fixing ssk and k2tog stitches, how to count rows, life lines, fixing missing yarnovers, pulled stitches, and missing increases or decreases. You are welcome to bring your own mistakes to class.

Cost: $ 60.00
Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Cost: $ 40.00

Calendar


Crochet Wire & Bead Necklace (Beginner)

Create a wire and bead necklace using a simple crochet stitch. All materials included. No experience necessary.

Building Blocks (Advanced Beginner)

Back by popular demand! Improve your knitting skills one square at a time. This class will help you navigate through major knitting skills and techniques one at a time, each skill building upon the other. Advance registration is required.

Jul 22
Project Coach Sessions Knitting Only
Jul 23
Black Sheep After Hours
Jul 28
Knitted Woven Placemat

  • 9602 Deereco Road Timonium, Maryland 21093
  • Ph: (410) 628-9276 (YARN)
  • Mon-Wed: 11 AM-6 PM
  • Thurs: 11 AM-8 PM
  • Fri: 11 AM-5 PM
  • Sat: 10 AM-4 PM
  • Sun: Closed